Pottery, relief, 0.5L, pewter lid. This beer stein has been made in Germany around 1900 by Jacob Leopold Knoedgen. In the front relief full color scene with Landsknecht and woman. A Landsknecht was a feudal serf used for military purposes by his master. These soldiers were often traded between landowners and were, in a sense, the equivalent of modern mercenaries, with the important difference that they were not free to choose their employer.Stein in mint condition out of damage. Condition: Mint, out of damage. Knoedgen #953 Landsknecht and Woman Antique Lidded Mug German Beer Stein" is in sale since Wednesday, March 21, 2018. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Breweriana, Beer\Drinkware, Steins\Lidded Steins\Germany". The seller is "24hourshipment" and is located in Sherman Oaks, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.